The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 37 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Apple 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.21% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.50% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £126
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.27%
Apple
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 200 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.35% 41.75% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 130 105
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 45
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.88 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £17.19 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Apple.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) UX Design
5 1 (16.67%) Android

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Customer Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Mac Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) UX Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe